The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 15 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 87 73 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 12.08% 7.95% 8.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.45% 9.30% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 70 68 76
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,600 £42,250
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Software Engineering
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
647 785 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 89.86% 85.51% 86.13%
Number of salaries quoted 506 675 677
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Northamptonshire region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -4 39 £40,000 - 11
Kettering +10 36 £42,500 +7.59%
Corby - 4 - - 1
Software Engineering
East Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 127 (69.02%) Java
2 98 (53.26%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (41.30%) Linux
4 72 (39.13%) C#
5 69 (37.50%) Scrum
6 65 (35.33%) C
6 65 (35.33%) Web Services
7 61 (33.15%) Unix
8 54 (29.35%) SQL
9 51 (27.72%) J2EE
10 49 (26.63%) Mentoring
11 48 (26.09%) User Stories
12 47 (25.54%) TDD
13 46 (25.00%) C++
14 43 (23.37%) JavaScript
14 43 (23.37%) Spring
15 42 (22.83%) Continuous Integration
15 42 (22.83%) MVC
16 39 (21.20%) Retail
16 39 (21.20%) BDD
16 39 (21.20%) SDLC
17 38 (20.65%) JUnit
18 37 (20.11%) Degree
19 35 (19.02%) .NET
20 34 (18.48%) OO
21 33 (17.93%) Computer Science
22 32 (17.39%) JSON
22 32 (17.39%) Spring MVC
22 32 (17.39%) REST
22 32 (17.39%) OOD

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.26%) Liferay
1 6 (3.26%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.63%) CMS
2 3 (1.63%) IIS
3 1 (0.54%) Apache
3 1 (0.54%) Node.js
3 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (4.35%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.63%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.09%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.54%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.63%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.43%) RFID
1 10 (5.43%) RS-232
1 10 (5.43%) RS-485
1 10 (5.43%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.89%) Bluetooth
2 9 (4.89%) Ethernet
2 9 (4.89%) Wireless
2 9 (4.89%) ZigBee
3 6 (3.26%) SSL
4 2 (1.09%) Internet
5 1 (0.54%) HTTP
5 1 (0.54%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.67%) MySQL
2 20 (10.87%) SQL Server
3 19 (10.33%) Apache Hive
4 13 (7.07%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.72%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 38 (20.65%) JUnit
2 26 (14.13%) Git (software)
3 12 (6.52%) GitLab
3 12 (6.52%) Jenkins
4 11 (5.98%) Artifactory
4 11 (5.98%) Vagrant
5 4 (2.17%) Ranorex
5 4 (2.17%) Selenium
5 4 (2.17%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.54%) Gatling
6 1 (0.54%) JIRA
6 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (21.20%) Retail
2 20 (10.87%) Electronics
3 15 (8.15%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.98%) Finance
5 5 (2.72%) Games
6 4 (2.17%) Marketing
7 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 98 (53.26%) Software Engineer
2 42 (22.83%) Developer
3 29 (15.76%) C++ Software Engineer
4 24 (13.04%) Java Developer
5 20 (10.87%) Architect
6 18 (9.78%) Senior Software Engineer
7 16 (8.70%) Embedded Engineer
8 15 (8.15%) Embedded C Engineer
9 14 (7.61%) C# Software Engineer
9 14 (7.61%) Senior Architect
9 14 (7.61%) Senior Systems Architect
9 14 (7.61%) Systems Architect
10 13 (7.07%) J2EE Developer
10 13 (7.07%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 12 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
11 12 (6.52%) Java Engineer
11 12 (6.52%) Java Software Engineer
12 11 (5.98%) Automation Engineer
12 11 (5.98%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 10 (5.43%) Assembler Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (35.33%) Web Services
2 51 (27.72%) J2EE
3 43 (23.37%) Spring
4 35 (19.02%) .NET
5 32 (17.39%) JSON
5 32 (17.39%) REST
5 32 (17.39%) Spring MVC
6 24 (13.04%) XML
7 22 (11.96%) HTML
8 21 (11.41%) CSS
9 18 (9.78%) JSP
10 13 (7.07%) EJB
11 12 (6.52%) Ajax
12 11 (5.98%) ASP.NET
12 11 (5.98%) Hibernate
13 10 (5.43%) jQuery
14 8 (4.35%) AngularJS
14 8 (4.35%) Struts
15 7 (3.80%) Servlets
16 6 (3.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.93%) Computer Science
2 19 (10.33%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (5.43%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (4.35%) User Experience
5 7 (3.80%) Mainframe
6 6 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (1.63%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.09%) Animation
9 2 (1.09%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.09%) Physics
10 1 (0.54%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 76 (41.30%) Linux
2 61 (33.15%) Unix
3 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (53.26%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (37.50%) Scrum
3 49 (26.63%) Mentoring
4 48 (26.09%) User Stories
5 47 (25.54%) TDD
6 42 (22.83%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (22.83%) MVC
7 39 (21.20%) BDD
7 39 (21.20%) SDLC
8 34 (18.48%) OO
9 32 (17.39%) OOD
10 27 (14.67%) OOP
11 20 (10.87%) Procedural Programming
12 18 (9.78%) Web Development
13 16 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (7.61%) Functional Testing
15 12 (6.52%) DevOps
16 11 (5.98%) Release Management
17 10 (5.43%) Unit Testing
18 6 (3.26%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 127 (69.02%) Java
2 72 (39.13%) C#
3 65 (35.33%) C
4 54 (29.35%) SQL
5 46 (25.00%) C++
6 43 (23.37%) JavaScript
7 15 (8.15%) Embedded C
8 11 (5.98%) COBOL
9 10 (5.43%) Assembly Language
10 8 (4.35%) VB.NET
11 6 (3.26%) PHP
11 6 (3.26%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.72%) Scala
13 4 (2.17%) Python
14 1 (0.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 37 (20.11%) Degree
2 13 (7.07%) Sun Certification
3 6 (3.26%) PhD
4 2 (1.09%) ISEB
5 1 (0.54%) HNC
5 1 (0.54%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.26%) SLA
2 3 (1.63%) QA
System Software
1 18 (9.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (5.98%) Ansible
1 11 (5.98%) Terraform
2 1 (0.54%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 18 (9.78%) Oracle
2 13 (7.07%) Sun
3 10 (5.43%) EMC
4 9 (4.89%) hybris
5 6 (3.26%) Adobe
5 6 (3.26%) Sybase
5 6 (3.26%) WSO2
6 4 (2.17%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.54%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.54%) Google
7 1 (0.54%) New Relic
7 1 (0.54%) VMware
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